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  1. Anthony Goldschmidt, Designer of Iconic Movie Posters, Dies at 71

    3:51 pm 6/20/2014

    UPDATE: The founder of Intralink Film Graphic Design helped create the lasting images that marketed such films as "Blazing Saddles," "E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial" and "Apollo 13."Read more

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  2. Mel Brooks Laments Kate Mantilini's Closure: I Will Miss 'Those Potatoes'

    11:00 am 5/23/2014

    In his own words, the comedian remembers the Beverly Hills institution, which will close due to a rent increase on June 14 after 27 years: "Someone needs to put up a fight." Read more

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  3. Matthew Broderick and Nathan Lane to Reteam on Broadway

    11:32 am 5/2/2014

    The actors will star in a retooled version of "It's Only a Play" by Terrence McNally, whose latest work, "Mothers and Sons," received two Tony nominations this week.Read more

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  4. Mel Brooks on Why 'Blazing Saddles' 'Could Be The Funniest Motion Picture Ever Made'

    10:23 pm 4/12/2014

    At the TCM Classic Film Festival, the writer-director regaled the audience with tales of how Warner Bros. executives almost buried the film.Read more

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  5. Mel Brooks Pays Tribute to Sid Caesar: 'He Gave Everything He Possibly Could' (Video)

    7:22 am 2/19/2014

    The filmmaker and close friend of the comedian reminisced about Caesar's legacy and unfulfilled potential while on 'Conan' on Tuesday night.Read more

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  6. Mel Brooks to Appear on TBS' 'Conan' in Sid Caesar Tribute

    11:25 am 2/14/2014

    He will drop by the late-night talker on Feb. 18.Read more

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  7. Mel Brooks Honored With AFI Life Achievement Award

    1:45 am 6/7/2013

    At the star-studded black-tie dinner in Hollywood, Martin Short jokes, Mel "never lets his love of Scientology affect his work."Read more

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  8. Mel Brooks on Comedy Legends Madeline Kahn and Gene Wilder

    8:52 am 6/3/2013

    The 41st recipient of AFI's highest honor opens up about his six-decade career, late wife Anne Bancroft and why he kept working with the same circle of actors: "You know what they're capable of, how high they can fly."Read more

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  9. Stuart Cornfeld to Receive AFI's Franklin J. Schaffner Alumni Medal

    12:24 pm 5/30/2013

    The producer will be recognized at the AFI's Life Achievement Award dinner honoring Mel Brooks, with whom he once worked.Read more

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